Vatican City, Jan 22, 2019 / 07:30 am (CNA).- As the Church continues to wrestle with the fall-out of last year’s sexual abuse scandals, the Vatican faces a series of crucial decisions in the coming.. CNA - Published
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican is insisting that there were no accusations of sexual abuse against an Argentine bishop close to Pope Francis when he resigned in 2017 and was promoted to a job at the.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
According to Reuters, Pope Francis urged European leaders on Sunday to stop bickering over the fate of 49 migrants stuck aboard two humanitarian rescue ships on the Mediterranean and let them land at a..
According to CNN, Pope Francis says the church's "culture of abuse" and "crisis of credibility" demands a "renewed, decisive" approach to resolving problems.
In a letter sent to Catholic bishops, the..
Pope Francis heads to Panama on Wednesday where he is expected to highlight the problems of poverty, immigration and human rights at a gathering of young Catholics. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
“I feel honored that our country will be at the heart of the world for a few days, pumping the Pope’s message of hope, unity, solidarity and concern for those in need,” said President Juan Carlos.. Catholic Culture - Published
At a Mass celebrated in the chapel of Domus Sanctae Marthae on January 21, Pope Francis preached on Mark 2:18-22, the Gospel reading of the day. The Pope contrasted the Beatitudes with the.. Catholic Culture - Published
A leftist rebel group, the National Liberation Army (ELN), claimed responsibility for the deadly bombing of a police academy in Colombia’s capital. On January 20, Pope Francis prayed for victims of.. Catholic Culture - Published
LAS GARZAS, Panama (AP) — More than 100,000 young people are expected to show up in Panama City when Pope Francis visits this week for World Youth Day. At a detention center about 25 miles (40.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Vatican City, Jan 21, 2019 / 04:45 pm (CNA).- With a motu proprio released Jan. 19, Pope Francis put the Sistine Chapel Choir under the administration of the Office of Pontifical Liturgical.. CNA - Published
Panama City, Panama, Jan 21, 2019 / 04:31 pm (CNA).- The 15th international World Youth Day is set to begin Tuesday, Jan. 22 in Panama City, Panama.
The massive gathering of Catholic youth, which.. CNA - Published
A “shared commitment to ecumenism is an essential requirement of the faith we profess; it stems from our very identity as Christ’s followers,” Pope Francis said on January 19 to members of a.. Catholic Culture - Published
Pope Francis made his remarks following his January 20 Sunday Angelus address, delivered to pilgrims gathered in St. Peter’s Square. Two days earlier, the Vatican’s Secretary of State had sent a.. Catholic Culture - Published
Joined by representatives of non-Catholic churches and ecclesial communities, Pope Francis celebrated Vespers at the Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls on January 18 (video, booklet) to begin.. Catholic Culture - Published
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis swiped a tablet on Sunday to launch a new app allowing the faithful to pray with him, and expressed his pain over the car bomb blast in Colombia and the latest.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters India •Reuters
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — When Pope Francis visits Panama this week, he arrives not only as the first Latin American pontiff to visit Central America but as perhaps the world's most prominent advocate.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Pope Francis was alerted to charges of sexual misconduct by Bishop Gustavo Zanchetta in 2015—long before appointing him to a sensitive Vatican post—the Associated Press has learned. The former.. Catholic Culture - Published
Bishop Vitus Huonder of Chur, Switzerland, has announced that when he retires from pastoral ministry he will live at an institute run by the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X. Bishop Huonder is 76.. Catholic Culture - Published
Buenos Aires, Argentina, Jan 20, 2019 / 12:38 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- In an exclusive report from the Associated Press, the former vicar to Argentine Bishop Gustavo Oscar Zanchetta said that the Vatican.. CNA - Published
PARIS (AP) — Several thousand protesters have marched in Paris against abortion and medically assisted reproduction.The protesters, who claim to have received the support of Pope Francis and several.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Vatican City, Jan 20, 2019 / 06:46 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis launched an app Sunday called “Click to Pray,” which connects Catholics to a global network to share prayer intentions via.. CNA - Published
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has prayed for peace in Colombia after the Bogota bombing at a police academy.Francis told faithful in St. Peter's Square Sunday that he wanted to assure the.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •WorldNews